Clinic Research Nurse- Per Diem

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD)

FL-Orlando-Orlando FL


Company Description

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. At PPD, we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose- to improve health!

Role Description

As the Clinical Research Nurse you will support the Las Vegas Clinical Research Unit in the overall conduct of multiple, ongoing clinical trials involving patients in an in-patient setting, ensuring patient safety and cooperation during the study process.

Responsibilities: Reviews inclusion/exclusion criteria with patients to ensure eligibility to participate in study. Interacts with Primary Investigator for inclusion/exclusion review of patient dataReviews and witnesses the consenting process for subjects. Prepares study-specific documents for pre-study screening. Maintains screening/enrollment log and required documentation such as screening failures and phone communications to patients and/or clientsEnsures the safety of patients by monitoring and assessing AEs, if any, and communicating potentially serious findings to physicianPerforms all procedures in the recovery area (i.e., check-ins, gauze management, administration of drug, blood draws, ECGs, vital signs, etc.)Monitors staff to assure adherence to Good Clinical Practices, ICH, FDA, and OSHA guidelines

Company Description

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. At PPD, we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose- to improve health!

Role Description

As the Clinical Research Nurse you will support the Las Vegas Clinical Research Unit in the overall conduct of multiple, ongoing clinical trials involving patients in an in-patient setting, ensuring patient safety and cooperation during the study process.

Responsibilities: Reviews inclusion/exclusion criteria with patients to ensure eligibility to participate in study. Interacts with Primary Investigator for inclusion/exclusion review of patient dataReviews and witnesses the consenting process for subjects. Prepares study-specific documents for pre-study screening. Maintains screening/enrollment log and required documentation such as screening failures and phone communications to patients and/or clientsEnsures the safety of patients by monitoring and assessing AEs, if any, and communicating potentially serious findings to physicianPerforms all procedures in the recovery area (i.e., check-ins, gauze management, administration of drug, blood draws, ECGs, vital signs, etc.)Monitors staff to assure adherence to Good Clinical Practices, ICH, FDA, and OSHA guidelines

Education and Experience: RN degree from an accredited institutionActive license to practice in the state of Nevada 2 year experience as RN

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to function with multiple types of individuals and work in a team environment while maintaining a positive attitudeStrong planning and organizational capabilities to manage multiple tasks and study groups at one timeBasic computer skillsWillingness and ability to learn administer investigational drugs including oral, intravenous, topical, or other approved method of dosingWillingness and ability to learn and perform a variety of technical procedures such as drawing blood, processing and harvesting lab specimens, taking vital signs, performing ECGs, etc.Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the study needs of the Las Vegas CRU Good handwriting and attention to detail Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Working Environment:

PPD values the health and wellbeing of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role: Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner.Able to work upright and stationary and/or standing for typical working hours. Able to lift and move objects up to 25 pounds Able to work in non-traditional work environments. Able to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency. May have exposure to potentially hazardous elements typically found in healthcare or laboratory environments.Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities.

Education and Experience: RN degree from an accredited institutionActive license to practice in the state of Nevada 2 year experience as RN

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to function with multiple types of individuals and work in a team environment while maintaining a positive attitudeStrong planning and organizational capabilities to manage multiple tasks and study groups at one timeBasic computer skillsWillingness and ability to learn administer investigational drugs including oral, intravenous, topical, or other approved method of dosingWillingness and ability to learn and perform a variety of technical procedures such as drawing blood, processing and harvesting lab specimens, taking vital signs, performing ECGs, etc.Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the study needs of the Las Vegas CRU Good handwriting and attention to detail Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Working Environment:

PPD values the health and wellbeing of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role: Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner.Able to work upright and stationary and/or standing for typical working hours. Able to lift and move objects up to 25 pounds Able to work in non-traditional work environments. Able to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency. May have exposure to potentially hazardous elements typically found in healthcare or laboratory environments.Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities.


2020-07-07 00:00:00


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